COSMOS-India: Managing Water Well


Lead PI/s

UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology


Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune
National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee
University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad


UK Natural Environment Research Council’s Official Development Assistance through the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology's SUNRISE programme

Start and end date

July 2017 – July 2020 (Project has now been extended to March 2021)

Summary of the project

 The objectives of this work are to:

  • Improve soil moisture mapping of current status at district, state and national scales ·
  • Provide agricultural advisory information to improve crop outcomes and income for farmers
  • To contribute to water resource information and outlooks for sustainable water use

For more information on the project see the COSMOS-India website.

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